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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 257 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Declaration of elector

  •  (1) Before delivering a special ballot to an elector, the deputy returning officer for a correctional institution shall require the elector to complete an application for registration and special ballot, if the elector has not already done so, and to make and sign the declaration on the outer envelope.

  • Marginal note:Giving special ballot to elector

    (2) After the elector has signed the declaration on the outer envelope, the deputy returning officer shall

    • (a) sign the outer envelope; and

    • (b) give the elector a special ballot, an inner envelope and the outer envelope.

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